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Scholarship sites help students skate by

Laurel Kraus, Staff Reporter

February 7, 2017

Filed under Life

The stereotypical tales of college students surviving on nothing but SpaghettiOs and Easy Mac are bred from the unfortunate reality that students, for the most part, are dead broke. Between paying for classes, books and rising...

How terrorists see themselves – with the CIA

Robert Ogg, Staff Reporter

February 7, 2017

Filed under Life

The CIA talked about terrorists' self perception at Oakland University on Thursday, Feb. 2. Career Services held the event, and Pi Sigma Alpha sponsored it. Randy Burkett, CIA director of operations officer, discussed terro...

Getting active with bae on Valentine’s Day

Gina Navaroli, Staff Reporter

February 7, 2017

Filed under Life

Valentine’s Day is approaching, and time is slipping away for students to find creative ways to spend time with their significant others. Oakland University Recreation and Well-Being and Ballroom Dance Club will both host e...

Identity Theft 101

Faith Brody, Life Editor

February 7, 2017

Filed under Life

“Identity theft is not a joke, Jim! Millions of families suffer every year!” Dwight Schrute from "The Office" wasn’t kidding. According to Bureau of Justice statistics, 17.6 million U.S. residents were victims of identity theft in 2014 alone. “Identity t...

‘Rumors’ has it

‘Rumors’ has it

January 31, 2017

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